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L’ Orient

L’ Orient by Art Nouveau Master Jean de Paléologue, 1899.

Alphonse Mucha Abadie Cigarettes

Alphonse Mucha Abadie Cigarettes Rolling Paper 1898.

Grieder, Zurich

Art nouveau by artist Charles Loupot in 1919 advertising a shop named Grieder in Zurich, Switzerland.

Ballerina Anna Pavlova

Ballerina Anna Pavlova’s Tour of France Vintage Poster printed in 1909.

Aristide Bruant in his Cabaret

Aristide Bruant-the famous performer, nightclub owner, and inventor of the chanson realiste (songs written in the slang of working-class Parisians)-appears in his signature outfit of black velvet jacket, wide brimmed hat, and long red scarf. Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, 1893.

Eldorado... Aristide Bruant dans son

This poster designed by Henri Toulouse-Lautrec is a copy of an earlier poster entitled Ambassadeurs that he designed for the singer Aristide Bruant. Toulouse-Lautrec created four posters for Bruant in 1892. This one advertises Bruant's café-cabaret at the Eldorado on Boulevard de Strasbourg in Paris. Aristide Bruant was a satirical singer who is shown here as a powerful, almost menacing figure. 1892.

A. Viktorson Cigarette Papers

Russian Advertising Poster for A. Viktorson Cigarette Papers, a tobacco company in 1905.

Amendines de Provence

Amandines de Provence, poster by Leonetto Cappiello, 1900.

Bird’s Custard

Bird’s Custard by John E. Mellor. A magazine advertisement for Bird’s in the 1920’s.

A New Life of Napoleon

A New Life of Napoleon. Magnificently Illustrated Vintage Poster, 1894.

American Crescent Cycles

Frederick Winthrop Ramsdell (1865–1915) was an American artist, best known for his iconic poster advertising American Crescent Cycles.

Atlas Puncture Proof Inner Case Post

Poster for Atlas Tyres in 1900s.

Autorimessa Vittoria Padova

Autorimessa Vittoria Padova Vintage Poster by Piquillo, 1930.

Aux Trois Quartiers

'Maitres de L'Affiche' by Rene-Louis Pean, 1899. The full size poster advertises oriental rugs at the Aux Trois Quartiers on the grand Boulevard de la Madeleine.

Babylone d'Allemagne

This is a poster For The German Babylon, originally done in 1894. HENRI DE TOULOUSE-LAUTREC (1864-1901).

Automobiles Bayard

Clément-Bayard was a French manufacturer of automobiles, aeroplanes and airships founded in 1903 by entrepreneur Gustave Adolphe Clément.

Biscuits Champagne Lefevre Utile

Biscuits Champagne Lefevre Utile painting made by Alphonse Maria Mucha.

Bitter Oriental

Henri Privat-Livemont, a Belgian artist and one of the best of the post-Mucha Art Nouveau stylists. 1897.

Absinthe Robette

Absinthe transfixes a young beauty in Privat Livemont’s “Absinthe Robette.” The late 19th-century absinthe craze coincided with the popularity of large lithographic posters as advertisements and independent works of art. Created in 1896 and considered to be Livemont’s masterpiece, the work drew immediate acclaim for its remarkable design and sheer, subtle shades of green. This iconic Art Nouveau image has spawned millions of reproductions, and the original is the absinthe poster most coveted.

Bullier Theater

Woman in a ballgown dancing happily created by French artist Meunier Georges for the 1899 theater dance show “Bullier”.

Cabourg, France

Awesome watercolor art work of a beautiful woman on a seashore for the advertising poster of Cabourg Paris France Grand Hotel.


Vintage Advertising Poster for a German patent nutritional supplement products.

Carnation Milk

1950's Vintage Food Advertising Poster Art for Carnation Milk showing a halcyon scene of cows grazing by a stream with mountain behind.

Casino de Paris

This is a wonderful Vintage French poster advertisement based on Casino de Paris produced in 1900's.


Toulouse-Lautrec delivers a rather unflattering portrait of the café-concert artist, Caudieux, in this poster advertising the star's performance. Caudieux's talents lay as a comic and the artist has certainly made him a figure of fun here: he's shown as an ageing performer, portly and overly made up, walking across the stage with pursed lips. Caudieux was known as the 'Human Cannon' which perhaps explains why Toulouse-Lautrec has chosen to depict him in motion.

Champagne de Rochegre

Classic art nouveau advertising Champagne de Rochegre by artist Leonetto Cappiello in 1910.

Chocolat Carpentier

Illustrated by artist Henry Gerbault for the advertisement of a French chocolate brand, Chocolat Carpentier, in 1897.

Cigarettes Egyptiennes "Nerma".

An art nouveau from 1924 by artist Gaspar Camps for the advertisement of a tobacco product titled Cigarettes Egyptiennes “NERMA”.


This poster advertising confetti puts Toulouse-Lautrec's use of the 'spray' or 'splatter' technique to great effect. In a process pioneered by the artist himself, an ink-soaked brush would be held over the lithographic plate and rubbed against a grid, to produce a fine spray of droplets. The resulting effect could be one of great delicacy, used to add nuanced tones and subtle shading or, when applied with gusto, could create bolder and more dramatic results. 1894.

Cycles Gladiator

This vintage art nouveau was illustrated by Georges Massias in 1895 for advertisement of Cycles Gladiator in 18 Boulevard Montmartre, Paris.

Demandez un Marra

Illustrated by Francisco Tamagno in 1905, this retro classic advertises a French brand of liquor. The poster was titled Demandez un Marra Aperitif Sans Rival.

Descente d’Absalon par Miss Stena

“Descente d’Absalon par Miss Stena” Vintage Circus Poster. Lithographed by Faddegon & Co between 1880 to 1900.

Divan Japonais

Divan Japonais is a lithograph poster by French artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. It was created to advertise a café-chantant that was at the time known as Divan Japonais. The poster depicts three persons from the Montmartre of Toulouse-Lautrec's time. Dancer Jane Avril is in the audience. Beside her is writer Édouard Dujardin. They are watching a performance by Yvette Guilbert.

G. Organo Padova

Italian ad poster by Bavzon for inks and sealing wax company.

Death of International Imperialism

Death of International Imperialism by Soviet political illustrator Dmitry Moor, 1919.

Elixir D’ Anvers

Elixir D’ Anvers by Gerard Portielje. 1906.

L'Esposizione Internazionale

Leopoldo Metlicovitz's Expo poster shows Mercury riding the train out of the tunnel's darkness into the light of Italy, with Milan and its cathedral in the distance. The extended perspective, the strong contrast of dark and light, and the bold red highlights emphasize the drama of the moment. It is accompanied by the distinguished elegance of Metlicovitz's lettering, which invites our eyes to soak in its sheer sensuousness. 1906.

Fiat Automobile

Vintage Fiat Automobile Car Advertisement printed in the early 1900’s.

Feldschlösschen Bock Brewery

Feldschlösschen Bock brewery by A.TRÜB & Cie. Advertising poster for Feldschlösschen Bock brewery in Aarau, Switzerland. c. 1910s.

Fisso l’idea

Fisso l’idea Poster by Marcello Dudovich. 1899.

Hadjetian Cigarettes

Art Nouveau Poster entitled Hadjetian Cigarettes was created in 1911 as an advertisement for the cigarette company N&A Hadjetian Brothers.

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King Pelican California Iceberg Lettuce.

King Pelican Iceberg Lettuce fruit crate label. Grown and packed by F.S. and F.E. King Clarksburg California. From the 1900s to 1950s fruit crate labels were used to market and differentiate fruit packer brands at farmer markets where people purchased most of their produce. Vintage King Pelican Iceberg Lettuce fruit crate label.

Theophile Alexandre Steinlen Tournee-du-

Théophile Steinlen's 1896 poster advertising a tour to other cities ("coming soon") of the Le Chat Noir's troupe of cabaret entertainers.

Bench Show. New England Kennel Club

Poster showing a variety of dogs at the New England Kennel Club's dog show. Created & Published in Boston by the The Forbes Co., c1890.

Mascoutah Kennel Club Dog Show

Advertising Poster created by artist George Ford Morris, U.S.A. circa 1901.

Chicago Kennel Club Dog Show

Advertising Poster created by artist George Ford Morris, U.S.A. circa 1902

Come on - Join now.

Poster showing a dog holding a hat in its mouth, filled with coins and Red Cross membership receipts, against background of Red Cross flags. Date Created/Published: Chicago : Walton & Spencer Co., 1917.

Be Kind To Animals 5

1935 Be Kind to Animals Week® poster featuring the artwork of Morgan Dennis. Collection of Robert Penney. Morgan Dennis (b.1892-d.1960) was an American artist and writer who is most often remembered for his images of dogs. He was born in Boston and attended the American School of Design. He was author and illustrator of a number of books including: Pup Himself (1943), Dog Book (1946), Skit and Skat (1951), Pure Breeds (1953), and The Sea Dog (1958).

Be Kind To Animals 4

1936 Be Kind to Animals Week® poster featuring the artwork of Morgan Dennis. Collection of Robert Penney.

Be Kind To Animals 3

1934 Be Kind to Animals Week® poster featuring the artwork of Morgan Dennis. Collection of Robert Penney.

Be Kind To Animals 2

1932 Be Kind to Animals Week® poster featuring artwork by Morgan Dennis. Collection of Robert Penney.

Be Kind To Animals 1

1938 Be Kind to Animals Week® poster featuring the artwork of Morgan Dennis. Collection of Robert Penney.

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